Kapaa man arrested for DUI after crashing into utility pole

Mark Simera
Mark Simera

KAPAA, KAUAI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Kapaa man was arrested following a single-car collision on Kuamoo Road on Kauai Saturday afternoon.

At around 12:30 p.m., 54-year-old Mark Simera crashed his pickup truck into a utility support pole while heading up Kuamoo Road.

Simera was transported by medics to Wilcox Hospital with minor injuries and was later arrested for Operating a Vehicle Under the Influence of an Intoxicant.

He had no passengers in his vehicle at the time of the incident.

Police alternated one lane of traffic flow for roughly 45 minutes while officers conducted an investigation.

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